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# theatre - Tuesday 28 January, 2014

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website
# He's Not The Messiah
# He's Not The Messiah

Demand for tickets to ‘blasphemous’ Bible play breaks website

Jan 28th 2014, 11:05 AM 8,775 Views 74 Comments

The play was banned by councillors in Newtownabbey last week for being ‘disrespectful to Christians’.

# theatre - Saturday 25 January, 2014

Debra Messing's Irish accent will make you want to put needles in your ears
# BEGORRAH
From The Daily Edge
# BEGORRAH

Debra Messing's Irish accent will make you want to put needles in your ears

Jan 25th 2014, 2:30 PM 6,036 Views 9 Comments

She’s in a new Broadway called ‘Outside Mullingar’.

# theatre - Friday 24 January, 2014

‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland
# Holy Show
# Holy Show

‘Thou shalt not laugh’: Bible play banned in Northern Ireland

Jan 24th 2014, 10:49 PM 16,459 Views 136 Comments

A play that was dubbed ‘blasphemous’ has been pulled from a council-run theatre.

# theatre - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience From The Daily Edge

10 defining characteristics of an Irish audience

Jan 15th 2014, 9:30 PM 25,187 Views 30 Comments

Whether you’re at a gig, show, panto, you’re bound to spot a few of these.

# theatre - Friday 20 December, 2013

Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre
# Apollo Theatre
# Apollo Theatre

Investigation begins into cause of ceiling collapse at theatre

Dec 20th 2013, 7:30 AM 9,703 Views 12 Comments

The author of the book on which the play at the theatre was based has said he is sorry “that so many people went through such a terrifying experience”.

# theatre - Thursday 19 December, 2013

88 injured after roof collapses at London theatre
# Shaftesbury Avenue
# Shaftesbury Avenue

88 injured after roof collapses at London theatre

Dec 19th 2013, 11:54 PM 45,862 Views 29 Comments

London’s Ambulance Service says 88 people have been injured, seven of them seriously.

# theatre - Friday 1 November, 2013

New musical tells life of Jesus through music of Britney Spears
# Spears
From The Daily Edge
# Spears

New musical tells life of Jesus through music of Britney Spears

Nov 1st 2013, 5:17 PM 1,430 Views 2 Comments

“My loneliness is killing me,” it says. (Not a joke.)

# theatre - Tuesday 1 October, 2013

6 things you probably didn't know about Julie Andrews
# Me Julie
From The Daily Edge
# Me Julie

6 things you probably didn't know about Julie Andrews

Oct 1st 2013, 12:33 PM 5,044 Views 1 Comment

She loves potatoes, that’s good enough for us.

# theatre - Wednesday 18 September, 2013

PICS: Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are having the best bromance ever
# Pally Wally
From The Daily Edge
# Pally Wally

PICS: Patrick Stewart and Ian McKellen are having the best bromance ever

Sep 18th 2013, 9:21 AM 2,133 Views 2 Comments

They’re bopping around New York like a couple of teenagers!

# theatre - Wednesday 11 September, 2013

New show explores bloody-minded passion of Dubs fans on Hill 16
# Fair Balls
From The42
# Fair Balls

New show explores bloody-minded passion of Dubs fans on Hill 16

Sep 11th 2013, 8:20 AM 2,867 Views 12 Comments

Fair Balls T’Yis features 50 Dublin fans on a mock-up of Croke Park’s famous terrace.

# theatre - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

GAA fans asked to get in on the act(ing)
# Calling The Hill
# Calling The Hill

GAA fans asked to get in on the act(ing)

Sep 3rd 2013, 9:45 PM 8,797 Views 4 Comments

Dublin Fringe Festival 2013 wants volunteers to take the terrace, sorry – stage, for performance piece about fandom.

# theatre - Saturday 24 August, 2013

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan

Aug 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 1,951 Views 36 Comments

It started out as an innocent book review but ended up as the subject of a police investigation. Hugh Travers writes about the late great Gerry Ryan and the claim that made him famous.

# theatre - Sunday 4 August, 2013

Column: Tackling the taboo – relationships, sexuality and disability
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Tackling the taboo – relationships, sexuality and disability

Aug 4th 2013, 12:00 PM 674 Views 48 Comments

The discussion of intellectual disabilities and sexuality is not easy. Although families may be aware and supportive, many don’t know how to navigate this territory. It’s a subject that demands awareness, writes Petal Pilley.

# theatre - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

IRISH...THE MUSICAL: The best named show on Earth?
# Irish-American Dream
From The Daily Edge
# Irish-American Dream

IRISH...THE MUSICAL: The best named show on Earth?

Jul 9th 2013, 3:24 PM 2,074 Views 0 Comments

It’s an actual real American TV thing.

# theatre - Monday 10 June, 2013

Here is how Broadway talent dress up for a night out
# Frock Patrol
From The Daily Edge
# Frock Patrol

Here is how Broadway talent dress up for a night out

Jun 10th 2013, 12:13 PM 1,198 Views 0 Comments

Spoiler alert: it is quite glamourous and involves a scowling ScarJo.

# theatre - Friday 15 March, 2013

400 events promoting Irish arts organised across Europe for Ireland’s EU Presidency
# Arts
# Arts

400 events promoting Irish arts organised across Europe for Ireland’s EU Presidency

Mar 15th 2013, 7:30 AM 3,480 Views 4 Comments

Hundreds of events are taking place across all Member States of the European Union to help promote Irish culture during the country’s EU Presidency.

# theatre - Monday 4 March, 2013

MP condemns those who "want Derry to be a theatre for destruction"
# Derry
# Derry

MP condemns those who "want Derry to be a theatre for destruction"

Mar 4th 2013, 3:44 PM 4,322 Views 13 Comments

Police in Northern Ireland found a suspicious object after intercepting a van in Derry last night.

# theatre - Monday 26 November, 2012

Danish theatre cancels Amy Winehouse play
# Amy
# Amy

Danish theatre cancels Amy Winehouse play

Nov 26th 2012, 6:07 PM 6,332 Views 0 Comments

The late singer’s family blocked the use of her music and photos in the play, which was scheduled to open in January.

# theatre - Tuesday 13 November, 2012

Want to star in Once? Now's your chance
# Once
From The Daily Edge
# Once

Want to star in Once? Now's your chance

Nov 13th 2012, 7:27 PM 7,639 Views 12 Comments

The Tony award-winning theatre adaptation is coming to Ireland, and open auditions are being held this month. Play an instrument and want to get involved? Here are all the details.

# theatre - Thursday 25 October, 2012

Amy Winehouse play to open in Denmark
# Amy
# Amy

Amy Winehouse play to open in Denmark

Oct 25th 2012, 9:56 AM 2,900 Views 19 Comments

Danish Royal Theatre in Copenhagen to focus on life of late singer

# theatre - Saturday 13 October, 2012

Can you identify these Irish literary quotations?
# Pop Quiz
# Pop Quiz

Can you identify these Irish literary quotations?

Oct 13th 2012, 9:15 AM 9,645 Views 21 Comments

Go on, give it a go…

# theatre - Wednesday 10 October, 2012

Cork's Savoy venue to re-open, creating 65 new jobs
# Jobswatch
# Jobswatch

Cork's Savoy venue to re-open, creating 65 new jobs

Oct 10th 2012, 9:29 AM 17,945 Views 25 Comments

The venue, which is located in a historic building in the city, will have live events, trapeze artists and 3D mapping visuals .

# theatre - Monday 1 October, 2012

One third of British children have never heard of Shakespeare - survey
# Shakeswho?
# Shakeswho?

One third of British children have never heard of Shakespeare - survey

Oct 1st 2012, 10:21 AM 4,922 Views 56 Comments

The survey also found that 5 per cent of people aged 18 to 34 believe that the playwright’s most famous work is Cinderella…

# theatre - Saturday 29 September, 2012

Russian theatre shelves 'offensive' Jesus Christ Superstar
# Crackdown
# Crackdown

Russian theatre shelves 'offensive' Jesus Christ Superstar

Sep 29th 2012, 6:22 PM 5,698 Views 24 Comments

Prosecutors have launched a probe into whether the musical is offensive to devout Christians.

# theatre - Saturday 22 September, 2012

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow

Sep 22nd 2012, 10:00 AM 1,648 Views 0 Comments

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# theatre - Friday 21 September, 2012

Nutshell review: DISCOnnected
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: DISCOnnected

Sep 21st 2012, 8:10 PM 2,575 Views 0 Comments

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Nutshell review: Codes
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Codes

Sep 21st 2012, 7:45 PM 1,888 Views 0 Comments

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It's Culture Night around Ireland - so what's on?
# Culture Night
# Culture Night

It's Culture Night around Ireland - so what's on?

Sep 21st 2012, 11:34 AM 4,793 Views 6 Comments

A record 34 towns, cities and counties will tonight offer cultural discovery for all ages. Check out what museums, galleries, studios and events you can explore free of charge.

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow
# ABSOLUT Fringe 2012
# ABSOLUT Fringe 2012

WIN: Tickets to an ABSOLUT Fringe show tomorrow

Sep 21st 2012, 10:00 AM 1,253 Views 0 Comments

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# theatre - Thursday 20 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Chemistry
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Chemistry

Sep 20th 2012, 8:15 PM 3,639 Views 0 Comments

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Nutshell review: Foil, Arms and Hog... Cymbology
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Foil, Arms and Hog... Cymbology

Sep 20th 2012, 7:50 PM 2,446 Views 0 Comments

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# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

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Sep 20th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,357 Views 0 Comments

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# theatre - Wednesday 19 September, 2012

Nutshell review: Souvenir
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Souvenir

Sep 19th 2012, 8:15 PM 2,423 Views 1 Comment

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Nutshell review: Singlehood
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Singlehood

Sep 19th 2012, 7:45 PM 5,187 Views 4 Comments

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# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

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Sep 19th 2012, 10:00 AM 1,217 Views 0 Comments

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# theatre - Tuesday 18 September, 2012

Nutshell review: I'm not A.D.H.D... I'm B.O.L.D!
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: I'm not A.D.H.D... I'm B.O.L.D!

Sep 18th 2012, 8:15 PM 8,515 Views 17 Comments

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Nutshell review: The Revolution will be Televised, Retweeted and Available in 4OD
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: The Revolution will be Televised, Retweeted and Available in 4OD

Sep 18th 2012, 7:45 PM 2,595 Views 0 Comments

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# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

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Sep 18th 2012, 10:20 AM 1,436 Views 0 Comments

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# theatre - Monday 17 September, 2012

Nutshell review: The Oh F**k Moment
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: The Oh F**k Moment

Sep 17th 2012, 8:20 PM 7,794 Views 4 Comments

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Nutshell review: Mass
# Absolut Fringe
# Absolut Fringe

Nutshell review: Mass

Sep 17th 2012, 7:40 PM 3,621 Views 1 Comment

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